Thursday, June 8, 2017

Israel-Palestine: 50 years and counting


"On the 50-year anniversary of the Six Day War, human rights groups remain adamant that international human rights law abuses continue to be go unchecked in Palestine today. “Whether it’s a child imprisoned by a military court or shot unjustifiably, or a house demolished for lack of an elusive permit, or checkpoints where only settlers are allowed to pass, few Palestinians have escaped serious rights abuses during this 50-year occupation,” said Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East director at Human Rights Watch (HRW)".

The above quote is from the ICC website and if you would also like to learn more and contribute to their vital work you can click on this link.


If you would also like to learn more about the Amnesty International Campaign to stop the systematic violations of human rights against Palestinians living in the Occupied Palestinian Territories you can click on this link. 

For more information on this story of Madeleine's hard work, courage and strength you can click on this link.

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